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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan 4.2L quattro AWD
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 4.2L quattro AWD N/A N/A $74,239 $82,700
4-Door Sedan 4.2L quattro AWD Automatic
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 4.2L quattro AWD Automatic 17 25 $55,703 $62,200
4-Door Sedan 4.2L quattro AWD LWB Automatic 17 25 $60,153 $67,200
Pricing
Invoice Price
$74,239
$55,703
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$82,700
$62,200
Monthly Payment Estimate
$1378 / month
$1037 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City N/A mpg 17 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway N/A mpg 25 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Mid-Size Mid-Size
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in) 37.6 38.2
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 57.3 57.1
Front Leg Room (in) 41.3 41.3
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Second Leg Room (in) 37.3 38.4
Passenger Volume (ft³) 98.3 99.8
Front Head Room (in) 38.6 38.9
Second Hip Room (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 58.6 58.3
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.1 5.7
Length, Overall (in) 191.3 198.2
Height, Overall (in) 56.1 56.6
Track Width, Rear (in) 62.5 62.2
Wheelbase (in) 108.6 113.4
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 78.4 74.0
Track Width, Front (in) 62.1 62.6
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 15.0 17.6
Brakes
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System Four-Wheel Four-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.2 x 0.87 9.6 x .40
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 14.4 x 1.34 12.3 x .98
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 21.7 23.7
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 14.3 15.7
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.4 40.2
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.8 2.7
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Tires
Front Tire Size P255/40ZR18 P225/60HR16
Spare Tire Size - TBD - P225/60HR16
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P255/40ZR18 P225/60HR16
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - - TBD -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4024 4068
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - 16 x 7.5
Rear Wheel Material Alloy Alloy
Rear Wheel Size (in) 18 x 8.5 16 x 7.5
Front Wheel Material Alloy Alloy
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - Alloy
Front Wheel Size (in) 18 x 8.5 16 x 7.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 11.6 11.6
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 150 150
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Engine
Engine Type Gas V8 Gas V8
Fuel System SEFI SEFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 415 @ 1950 302 @ 3000
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 4.2L/255 4.2L/255
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 450 @ 5700 310 @ 6200
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) NA 25
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) NA 17
Transmission
Drivetrain All-Wheel Drive All-Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 4.10 4.10
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.20 2.20
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.20 2.91
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.57 3.57
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.51 1.51
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.80 0.80
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Summary
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name Audi RS6 Audi A8
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Double A-arm Trapezoidal link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Stabilizer Bar w/Track-Rod
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Four-Link Four-Link
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Stabilizer Bar w/Stabilizer Bar
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
 
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